That Daring Young Man and His Flying…Truck?! B.J. Baldwin Takes His Trophy Truck Skyward [Video]
In case you missed the memo and showed up at work today only to be greeted by an empty parking lot and locked door, today isLabor Dayhere in the U.S. of A. It is a holiday meant to honor the American worker, and celebrate how he/she has built this country into what it is today. Of course, most workers couldn’t do what they do without tools, and one of the largest and most visible tools you’ll find on some job sites is apickup truck.
Of course,pickup trucksaren’t just about working anymore. Take, for instance, off-road racerB.J. Baldwin’sMonster Energy Chevrolet Silveradotrophy truck. Okay, so it’s really a purpose built motorsports machine with an850 horsepower engineand34-inches(!) of suspension travel, but it does bear at least a passing resemblance to the four-wheeled pack animal you can buy at your localChevydealer. Plus, there’s the added bonus of being able to rescue beautiful women who run theirNissan GT-Rs out of gas in the middle of the desert. So it technically, pedants, itcando work…